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(Kansas City, Louisville, Raymore, ConcertWindow online)
with Mike OLaughlin at the Irish Roots Cafe

Current Events
Having the Dublin, Ohio Irish fest and the
Harvest Fest in Kirksville behind us, here
is our schedule for the rest of September.
(Kansas City, Louisville, Raymore, ConcertWindow)

My next chat and sing show, live online,
with Irish traditional and sean nós songs.
September 18, 9.00 EDT, 8.00 Central.
This will be my 4th session – online from my
living room to yours. You can type in from
your computer and we’ll read it live.
Come see how easy it is, they will send you a
reminder before the show too….The details..

Louisville Irish Festival
A note from the Louisville Irish Fest at
Bellarmine University, come visit me here:

Mike OLaughlin
Saturday, Sept. 27 at 1.30 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 28 at 1.30 p.m.
“Joining us in the all new Cultural area,
located in Frazier Hall will be renowned
Genealogist, author of 60 books and host
of the Irish Roots Café Mike OLaughlin.
He will share his knowledge of the ins and
outs of Irish Genealogy and help get you
started on your search for your Irish ancestors.
Be sure to bring your questions to start your
journey” A return engagement for us…
Festival details including bands and vendors here.

Raymore, MO. Farmers market
The Irish Roots Cafe house band plays.
Sept. 30th. from 5 pm to 6.30.
We sing old style Irish (as gaeilge) and in
English, and that’s just for starters.
Contact me if you are looking for an Irish band.

Thank You
Thanks for stopping by the Irish Roots Cafe,
and taking a look at our genealogy and history
books, plus our CD’s, and song shows at my link below.

Mike OLaughlin
The Irish Roots Cafe and house band
My Facebook page,
My Sean Nós old style song page,

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The Irish Roots Cafe with your host
Mike OLaughlin at

Jacobs Vineyard and Winery
26078 Eagle Lane, Kirksville, MO
phone 660 627 2424
(see flier at bottom for more)

One of A Kind
Looking for a different kind of fest
with Irish bands, a grape stomp, a
cork toss, and Bottling Competition…
(Plus the only Irish language band on
stage, in the state of Missouri)
The games start at 7 oclock.

Dolly Parton
For fans of Dolly, or of guitars,
a guitar autographed by Dolly Parton
will be auctioned off as well.

The Bands
The Irish Roots Cafe house band, fresh
back from playing a national venue
in Dublin, Ohio, will be playing from
8 to 11, with songs in both Irish and
English, plus tune sets with the
fiddle, mandolin and guitar. The band
Exorna will be playing celtic pub
music starting off, from 4 to 7.

Camping and Hotels
Hope to see you there this Saturday,
August 30, 2014. Several hotels are
in the area, and camping areas are
nearby as well. A couple of the band
member are considering camping
out in nearby areas. (not part of the

There will also be a 50/50 drawing.
see more details on flier or on our
event page on Facebook:

p.s. from my place in Kansas City, the
travel services say it takes about
2 and one-half hours to arrive
at the Winery and Vineyards.

Check out our books, podcasts, and pages at

This Saturday, August 30, 2014.

The Irish Roots Cafe house band live !

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